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Prestigious private junior & senior high school in Chiba near Tokyo from April

Project GENIUS
Job ID
Motoyawata/Funabashi area, Chiba, Japan
Post date
Jan 12, 2023
Education / Teaching
Teacher, Instructor (ELT, Conversational English)
Work Type
Contract / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥320,000 ~ ¥350,000 / Month
  • This is a Japanese school year based renewable contract and transportation expenses are fully compensated. And Tuesday to Saturday schedule.


  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • We only accept current holders of visas allowing work in Japan, which we will provide support for renewing.
  • Visa sponsorship available


IMPORTANT: This position is TUESDAY to SATURDAY schedule, which starts from APRIL 2023.

Thank you for your interest in working for Project Genius, a concern of Korakuen English Centre. We aim to be the premier English language consultancy firm for private secondary schools in Japan.

Our client school for this position is a prestigious, highly competitive private school located in Chiba near Motoyawata, Ichikawa, Funabashi area. Our client regularly places students at elite universities.

We want to be clear that our client school administrators and students have high expectations for their English classes and their teachers.

Our client school is NOT interested in building student motivation to communicate in English through "fun and games” but RATHER providing students the tools needed to pass college entrance exams as well as use English effectively in an international, academic settings, such as giving presentations in English at conferences.  

Teachers are expected to plan lessons, grade tests, and extensively provide comments and evaluate essays when not teaching.

Our compensation package includes (one year renewable contract):

• Remuneration of ¥320,000 per month, or higher up to ¥350,000 for those possessing experience providing students the tools needed to pass Japanese collage entrance exams.
• Remuneration is not reduced during summer, winter, and spring vacations.
• Transportation expenses are fully compensated.

Our ideal candidate will be an instructor who:

-- has experience teaching at a Japanese secondary school.

-- currently lives within a reasonable door-to-door commuting distance to the school campus. This means we will prioritize candidates who live near Ichikawa, Motoyawata, and Nishi-Funabashi or someone who are willing to relocate.

-- has a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution as well as a TESOL qualification.

-- wants to work a full time Tuesday to Saturday, yet be able to have paid summer, winter, and spring holidays off.

-- has native English-level proficiency (native tongue).

-- is able to work as a member of a team to successfully implement an already established curriculum.

-- can plan high level classes that will prepare students for university entrance and English proficiency exams for institutions in Japan as well as abroad.

-- plan and teach lessons on academic presentation skills.

-- has experience dealing with the unique challenges of teaching returnee students.

-- is flexible in working with the staff and teachers at our client school as well as with our off-site office and executive team while keeping a positive mindset.

Candidates whose resumes and cover letters show that they meet these requirements and who we feel will be a good match for the school will be contacted for a Zoom interview.

Due to the number of resumes we receive we are unable to contact all applicants, but we do keep resumes on file and if you do not hear from us for this position, we may contact you in the future if a more suitable position becomes available.

Last modified on February 12, 2023

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